Solar tower will power Las Vegas at night

Feb 9, 2012 Full story: CNET News.com

By the spring, this 540-foot tower will have a 100-foot receiver on top of it and there will be a field of 10,000 billboard size mirrors around the tower to produce electricity from the sun 10 to 15 hours a day.

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Eric

Sanliurfa, Turkey

#1 Feb 9, 2012
This is exactly what everybody is expecting from a leading country. The USA is on the right track to be sample for the world.
mystery man

Naperville, IL

#2 Feb 15, 2012
Natural gas is much cheaper per kilowatt and very clean.
roger

Sacramento, CA

#3 Mar 21, 2012
Why is a $750 million govt bailout needed to get this private enterprise project started?

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